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4000 IELTS Academic Word List (1)

IELTS academic test is a widely accepted examine to apply universities and colleges in English countries. Its mark is extremely important for university admission, especially for top universities. To shoot a high mark, you have to work hard to prepare the exam, and spend much of time to build IELTS academic vocabulary. Vocabulary level is a key factor to evaluate language level in all English tests, IELTS has no exception. But for test takers, because the test date is booked very soon, they are always trying to study something that are high probably useful in the test. It means pick up a dictionary to prepare IELTS is definitely a bad idea. Every word has own frequency in certain circumstance. IELTS test, especially academic reading test, also has convention to select materials. Words that meet with the convention are called IELTS academic words. Of course, IELTS academic word list isn’t unique. Search on Internet you can see a dozen of them. Students with separate levels may choose a list to fit own situation. This list is the largest one in the website, and is serious resource for IELTS test takers. The total 4000+ words reflect the essential vocabulary level of IELTS academic test. If you are serious for your future test, you should work on this list. It’s long but deserves to spend time. Besides, we remind you this list is based on general word list. For IELTS academic test takers, you need general words as fundament.


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assured: Read
a.
made sure; exhibiting confidence or authority; indubitable

astonish: Read
v. Syn. surprise; shock
surprise; shock

astound: Read
v. Syn. surprise; shock
affect with wonder; surprise; shock

astray: Read
a.
away from the correct path or direction, either in a literal or in a figurative sense; wandering

astronomer: Read
n.
a physicist who studies astronomy

astronomical: Read
a. Syn. celestial
enormously large or extensive; relating to astronomy

astronomy: Read
n.
branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and universe as a whole

athlete: Read
n.
sports man; one who contended for prize in public games

atlas: Read
n.
a bound volume of maps, charts, or tables

atmosphere: Read
n. Syn. air
air

atom: Read
n.
a tiny piece of anything; the smallest component of an element having the chemical properties of the element

atomic: Read
a.
of or relating to or comprising atoms; immeasurably small

attach: Read
v. Syn. fasten; annex
fasten; annex; be in contact with

attachment: Read
n. Syn. preference; affection
a bond, as of affection or loyalty; fond regard; supplementary part; accessory

attack: Read
n.
offensive move; expression of strong criticism; hostile comment

attain: Read
v. Syn. gain
achieve or accomplish; gain

attempt: Read
n. Syn. try; endeavor; effort
action of trying at something

attend: Read
v.
be present at; go to; take care of; tend

attendance: Read
n.
act of being present

attendant: Read
n. Syn. aide; servant
aide; servant; accompanying; person who participates in a meeting

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 IELTS Academic Word List - QuizMore Quizzes Show Quiz 
accessible  Read
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easily approached or entered; obtainable; easy to talk to or get along with
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essay; editorial; individual thing or element of a class
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formal public statement; act of making known publicly
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close attention; work of applying something; verbal or written request for assistance
accidentally  Read
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inadvertently; by chance; casually; fortuitously; not essentially or intrinsically
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narrative or record of events; reason given for a particular action or event
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be present at; go to; take care of; tend
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assert; confirm
account  Read
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narrative or record of events; reason given for a particular action or event
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modification; alteration or adjustment in structure or habits
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astonish; affect with wonder
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system that provides quantitative information about finances
additional  Read
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mixed emotion of reverence, respect, dread, and wonder; fear, as of something evil
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successive change from one thing or state to another and back again
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further; extra; supplemental or added to
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essay; editorial; individual thing or element of a class
adopt  Read
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making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
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lawyer; one who is appointed by another to act in his place or stead; proxy
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away from the correct path or direction, either in a literal or in a figurative sense; wandering
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accept; take on; raise; take into one's family
aggregation  Read
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several things grouped together or considered as a whole
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further; extra; supplemental or added to
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hyper sensitivity reaction; abnormally high sensitivity to certain substances
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diagnose; examine
alignment  Read
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lawyer; one who is appointed by another to act in his place or stead; proxy
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arrangement; association; alliance
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cancel; put an end to; destroy completely
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hyper sensitivity reaction; abnormally high sensitivity to certain substances
allergy  Read
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displaying or by strong enthusiasm or devotion; passionate
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surprise; shock
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hyper sensitivity reaction; abnormally high sensitivity to certain substances
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modification; alteration or adjustment in structure or habits
annex  Read
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append or attach; take possession of; incorporate into an existing political unit
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enormously large or extensive; relating to astronomy
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be present at; go to; take care of; tend
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acknowledgment expressing regret or asking pardon for a fault or offense; explanation or excuse
announcement  Read
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system that provides quantitative information about finances
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enormously large or extensive; relating to astronomy
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formal public statement; act of making known publicly
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state of agreeing; harmony of opinion, statement, action, or character
 IELTS Academic Word List - SpellMore Exercises Show Exercise 
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a. Syn. abolish
abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority


Spelling Word: abrogate
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n.
living quarters provided for public convenience; something that meets a need; convenience


Spelling Word: accommodation
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n. Syn. indictment; charge
indictment; charge of wrongdoing that is made against a person or other party


Spelling Word: accusation
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v. Syn. assert; confirm
assert; confirm


Spelling Word: affirm
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n. Syn. anxiety; disturbance
anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance


Spelling Word: agitation
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n.
state of agreeing; harmony of opinion, statement, action, or character


Spelling Word: agreement
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n.
practice of cultivating the land or raising stock


Spelling Word: agriculture
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a. Syn. substitute
happening or following in turns; succeeding each other continuously; substitute


Spelling Word: alternate
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n.
authorized messenger or representative


Spelling Word: ambassador
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a.
endowed with life; alive; living; animated


Spelling Word: animate